Re: RFH: How to compile swf files from source
On Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 1:25 PM, Vincent Bernat <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> canvas.as:12: characters 0-3 : parse error Unexpected var
> It seems that mtasc only understands ActionScript 2.
Correct. There are no free tools to build ActionScript 3, only Adobe's
stuff. The mtasc authors moved on to creating their own language
(haxe) to build SWF files from.
> important in my case since upstream also wants to get rid of the
> SWF. Since it seems there is a lot of bug reports about those SWF files,
> it would be nice that people who knows how those tools work put a page
> in the wiki to explain how a SWF could be built with tools in Debian.
It would be much better to replace the SWF files with normal HTML if
possible and HTML5 tags if HTML4 is inadequate.